| Nov 14, 2014
| 1:33 PM
An 18-year-old West Virginia University student has died two days after police found him unconscious at a fraternity house that was under investigation for its conduct on campus, police and university officials said Friday.
Nolan Michael Burch of...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 1:46 PM
A West Virginia University student found without a pulse at a fraternity house that had lost its charter died on Friday, the school said, a day after it suspended activities by fraternities and sororities.
Police said the student, Nolan Burch, 18, of...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:56 PM
It's hard to find a silver lining in the football scandal unfolding at Miramar High School.
What little is known at this stage points to a messy affair, with allegations of grade tampering, teacher bribery and cash gifts to players and their families...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Miramar High fixed the grades of three of its football players, prompting the school to strip employees of access to student records and widening concerns about alleged improprieties in the school's powerhouse football program, the Sun Sentinel has...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Kevin White was checking out websites last weekend, looking at different angles of his one-handed touchdown catch that helped West Virginia beat then-No. 4 ranked Baylor.
"It was pretty cool seeing that catch and hearing people talk about it," the senior...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Scientists will aim to capture the workings of the human brain in comprehensive recordings, to watch the brain while in motion and to reimagine the world's most complex biological organism as a buzzing network of interlocking circuits with the award of...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:41 PM
John Thrasher, an influential state senator, was tapped Tuesday as Florida State University's next president. The university's board of trustees voted to hire Thrasher after an all-day meeting, with members saying he was the best choice to secure needed...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 2:07 AM
Over the objections of some faculty and students, state Sen. John Thrasher was chosen Tuesday as Florida State University's next president.
The university's board of trustees voted 11-2 to hire Thrasher after an all-day meeting in Tallahassee, with...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:51 AM
The Florida State University Faculty Senate, wanting the school's next president to be a distinguished scholar with higher-education leadership experience, voted 39-23 on Wednesday to oppose the inclusion of influential state Sen. John Thrasher as a...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:38 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Despite opposition from students and faculty, state Sen. John Thrasher, a well-connected Republican from St. Augustine, was named Tuesday as one of four finalists to be the next president of Florida State University.
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:36 PM
TALLAHASSEE — The search for the next president of Florida State University, widely believed to be lined up in favor of influential state Sen. John Thrasher, drew applications this week from several academics with extensive resumes.